Common Name: Self Heal
Latin Name: Prunella vulgaris
Ultimate Height: 50 cms
Flower Colour: Purple
Soil: Clay, Loam, Sand, Chalk, Acid, Alkaline, Neutral PH
History, uses and notes:
Selfheal grows well in most soil types and copes with or without direct sunlight. It makes a great meadow flower and its vibrant violet flowers are a great addition aasthetically and for wildlife.
As evidenced by it's name, Selfheal has historically been thought as almost a cure all for a wide range of ailments.
Flowering from June to September, Selfheal is on the RHS 'Perfect for Pollinators' list and will certainly help bring #bringthebeesback